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Auli‘i Cravalho and Dwayne Johnson star in Disney’s “Moana.” Disney photo via AP

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These are Maui Scene’s minireviews, excerpts of wire service reviews and previews that are provided by studios and other sources. OPENS TONIGHT “INCARNATE” PG-13, 1:31. Horror, thriller. Maui Mall Megaplex. A scientist with the ability to enter the subconscious minds of the ...

Brad Pitt and Marion Cotillard star in “Allied.” Paramount Pictures photo via AP

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SPECIAL SCREENING: “BREAKFAST AT TIFFANY’S” PG-13, 4:00. Special event. Screening is at 7 p.m. Sunday and 2 and 7 p.m. Wednesday at Maui Mall Megaplex. A young New York socialite becomes interested in a young man who has moved into her apartment building. Starring Audrey ...

Ian Walsh slices down a big wave at Jaws at Peahi. Zak Noyle for Red Bull Media House photo

‘Distance Between Dreams’

Catch one of the most historic big wave seasons on record through the eyes of Ian Walsh at the world premiere of Red Bull Media House’s new film “Distance Between Dreams” on Saturday at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center’s Castle Theater. Gates open at 4:30 p.m. and screenings ...

A spirited teenager named Moana (left) sails out on a daring mission to prove herself a master wayfinder. Along the way, she meets once-mighty demi-god Maui (right). Featuring Native Hawaiian newcomer Auli‘i Cravalho as the voice of Moana and Dwayne Johnson as the voice of Maui, “Moana” opens Tuesday evening at Lahaina Wharf Cinema and Kaahumanu 6. Disney photo via AP

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These are Maui Scene’s minireviews, excerpts of wire service reviews and previews that are provided by studios and other sources. OPENS TONIGHT “FANTASTIC BEASTS AND WHERE TO FIND THEM” PG-13, 2:13. Adventure, family, fantasy. Kaahumanu 6 and Lahaina Wharf Cinema. The ...

“Manchester by the Sea”

FirstLight 2016 returns in November and December

The Maui Film Festival’s 18th annual 2016 FirstLight: Academy Screenings on Maui will be held over two days in November and six days in December, which will be shared with you a bit further down the road. The event will present 26 of the most award-worthy films of the year featuring an A-List ...

Jeremy Renner and Amy Adams star in the sci-fi drama “Arrival.” Paramount Pictures photo via AP

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These are Maui Scene’s minireviews, excerpts of wire service reviews and previews that are provided by studios and other sources. OPENS TONIGHT “ARRIVAL” PG-13, 1:56. Drama, mystery, sci-fi. Kaahumanu 6. A linguist is recruited by the military to assist in translating alien ...

Tilda Swinton (left) and Benedict Cumberbatch star in “Doctor Strange”
Disney / Marvel photo via AP

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These are Maui Scene’s minireviews, excerpts of wire service reviews and previews that are provided by studios and other sources. OPENS TONIGHT “DOCTOR STRANGE” PG-13, 1:55. Action, adventure, fantasy. Maui Mall Megaplex, Lahaina Wharf Cinema. A former neurosurgeon embarks on a ...

Tom Hanks and Felicity Jones star in “Inferno”
Sony Pictures photo via AP

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These are Maui Scene’s minireviews, excerpts of wire service reviews and previews that are provided by studios and other sources. OPENS TONIGHT “INFERNO” PG-13, 2:01. Action, adventure, crime. Lahaina Wharf Cinema and Maui Mall Megaplex. When Robert Langdon wakes up in an Italian ...

Chamber Music Hawai‘i’s Spring Wind Quintet will collaborate with storyteller B.K. Cabigon to present the story “Paka‘a Lanakila!” 
Photos courtesy the MACC

Storytelling, music to combine at Hawaiian language show at MACC

The Maui Arts & Cultural Center will present a first-ever Hawaiian language performance on Maui of the story “Paka‘a Lanakila!” at 5 p.m. Sunday in Castle Theater. The special musical work, based on a classic Hawaiian story, has been composed by Hawaii-based composer Jon ...

Lauren McCrostie (from left), Pixie Davies, Cameron King, Thomas and Joseph Odwell and Ella Purnell star in “Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children.” 
20th Century Foxphoto via AP

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These are Maui Scene’s minireviews, excerpts of wire service reviews and previews that are provided by studios and other sources. OPENS TONIGHT “BOO! A MADEA HALLOWEEN” PG-13, 1:43. Comedy, drama. Maui Mall Megaplex. Madea winds up in the middle of mayhem when she spends a ...

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Haley Bennett and Justin Theroux appear in a scene from "The Girl on the Train"

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These are Maui Scene’s minireviews, excerpts of wire service reviews and previews that are provided by studios and other sources. OPENS TONIGHT “KEVIN HART: WHAT NOW ” R, 1:36. Documentary, comedy. Maui Mall Megaplex. Comedian Kevin Hart performs in front of a crowd of 50,000 people ...

Luke Evans and Emily Blunt star in “The Girl on the Train”
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These are Maui Scene’s minireviews, excerpts of wire service reviews and previews that are provided by studios and other sources. OPENS TONIGHT “THE BIRTH OF A NATION” R, 2:00. Biography, drama. Maui Mall Megaplex. Nat Turner, a literate slave and preacher in the antebellum ...

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These are Maui Scene's minireviews, excerpts of wire service reviews and previews that are provided by studios and other sources.OPENS TONIGHT"DEEPWATER HORIZON" PG-13, 1:47. Action, drama, thriller. Maui Mall Megaplex.A story set on the offshore drilling rig Deepwater Horizon, which exploded ...

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These are Maui Scene's minireviews, excerpts of wire service reviews and previews that are provided by studios and other sources.OPENS TONIGHT"STORKS" PG, 1:29. Animation, comedy, family. Kaahumanu 6 and Lahaina Wharf Cinema.Storks have moved on from delivering babies to packages. But when an ...

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These are Maui Scene's minireviews, excerpts of wire service reviews and previews that are provided by studios and other sources.OPENS TONIGHT"BLAIR WITCH" R, 1:29. Horror, thriller. Kaahumanu 6.After discovering a video showing what he believes to be his sister's experiences in the demonic ...

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These are Maui Scene's minireviews, excerpts of wire service reviews and previews that are provided by studios and other sources.OPENS TONIGHT"SULLY" PG-13, 1:36. Biography, drama. Maui Mall Megaplex and Lahaina Wharf Cinema.The story of Chesley Sullenberger, who became a hero after gliding his ...

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These are Maui Scene's minireviews, excerpts of wire service reviews and previews that are provided by studios and other sources.OPENS FRIDAY"THE LIGHT BETWEEN OCEANS" PG-13, 2:12. Drama, romance. Kaahumanu 6.A lighthouse keeper and his wife living off the coast of Western Australia raise a ...

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These are Maui Scene's minireviews, excerpts of wire service reviews and previews that are provided by studios and other sources.OPENS TONIGHT"DON'T BREATHE" R, 1:28. Horror, thriller. Kaahumanu 6.Some friends break into the house of a wealthy blind man, thinking they'll get away with the ...

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These are Maui Scene's minireviews, excerpts of wire service reviews and previews that are provided by studios and other sources.OPENS TONIGHT* "BEN-HUR" PG-13, 2:04. Adventure, drama. Maui Mall Megaplex.The epic story of Judah Ben-Hur, a prince falsely accused of treason by his adopted ...

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These are Maui Scene's minireviews, excerpts of wire service reviews and previews that are provided by studios and other sources.OPENS TONIGHT"SAUSAGE PARTY" R, 1:29. Animation, adventure, comedy. Maui Mall Megaplex.A sausage strives to discover the truth about his existence. Starring Seth ...